To create international opportunities for the people of the UK and other countries and build trust between them worldwide.
As a Trading Fund to provide a range of integrated secure services worldwide to the FCO, other UK public bodies and foreign governments and international organisations closely linked to the UK.
To facilitate effective dialogue with the Chinese government, society and business to provide direct delivery of HMG policy objectives. GBCC promotes mutual understanding between the UK and China and aims to build long-term connections between the decision-makers in the two countries.
Set up by Marshall Aid Commission Act 1953 to oversee Marshall Scholarships; which are postgraduate Scholarships in the United Kingdom for American students with the potential to excel in their chosen fields of study and future careers.
WFD's work focuses on strengthening parliaments and political Parties in Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe and the Middle East.
Information about what to expect at the general election 2015, including timetable of events, results and guides.
Watch political debates, party political broadcasts, PMQ's and interviews with party candidates and MPs.
How does your city compare with others across the UK, including population, employment and earnings.
Find out more about your local constituency, including local information, polls and MPs.